Period
to 16 September 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 641 635 690
Rank change year-on-year -6 +55 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 499 615 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 425 555 522
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 134,943 159,181 169,365
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.06% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 107,467 128,207 135,717
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 420 £50,000 -4.76% 58
UK excluding London +19 371 £45,000 -5.26% 43
London +15 109 £67,500 +8.00% 19
South East +1 107 £55,000 +4.76% 14
North of England -38 69 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Scotland +41 51 £50,000 -2.44% 2
Midlands +23 48 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East of England +88 44 £42,500 -15.00% 3
South West 0 41 £42,784 -4.92% 6
North West -25 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Midlands +31 28 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire -24 22 £37,500 -16.67% 6
East Midlands +28 20 £40,000 - 1
North East +31 18 £44,250 +4.12% 1
Wales - 10 £40,000 - 1
Northern Ireland -15 3 - - 1

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 499 (100.00%) .NET
2 480 (96.19%) Software Engineering
3 474 (94.99%) C#
4 270 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (44.69%) ASP.NET
6 218 (43.69%) JavaScript
7 205 (41.08%) Azure
8 203 (40.68%) SQL
9 189 (37.88%) MVC
10 164 (32.87%) SQL Server
11 140 (28.06%) AngularJS
12 120 (24.05%) HTML
12 120 (24.05%) Microservices
13 119 (23.85%) CSS
14 113 (22.65%) .NET Core
15 106 (21.24%) Microsoft
16 105 (21.04%) Finance
17 103 (20.64%) AWS
18 101 (20.24%) .NET Framework
19 100 (20.04%) TDD
20 97 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 94 (18.84%) React
22 88 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
23 86 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
24 85 (17.03%) Scrum
25 80 (16.03%) TypeScript
26 74 (14.83%) Degree
27 72 (14.43%) DevOps
28 66 (13.23%) Greenfield Project
29 65 (13.03%) Test Automation

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.21%) NServiceBus
2 12 (2.40%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.60%) Confluence
5 6 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.00%) IIS
7 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.60%) CMS
8 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.40%) Drupal
9 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.40%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.40%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 12 (2.40%) Front Arena
1 12 (2.40%) Markit EDM
1 12 (2.40%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 205 (41.08%) Azure
2 103 (20.64%) AWS
3 31 (6.21%) GCP
4 23 (4.61%) SaaS
5 18 (3.61%) GitHub
6 9 (1.80%) Serverless
7 5 (1.00%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.80%) Office 365
9 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.40%) IaaS
10 2 (0.40%) npm
10 2 (0.40%) NuGet
10 2 (0.40%) PaaS
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.20%) Runscope
11 1 (0.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.60%) Broadband
2 4 (0.80%) Internet
3 3 (0.60%) HTTP
4 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.40%) Intranet
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (32.87%) SQL Server
2 59 (11.82%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.01%) MongoDB
4 30 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (2.81%) MySQL
6 12 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.20%) Redis
9 5 (1.00%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (1.00%) GIS
10 4 (0.80%) Big Data
10 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.60%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.21%) JIRA
4 26 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.61%) NUnit
6 21 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (3.21%) Jenkins
8 15 (3.01%) Subversion
9 14 (2.81%) Selenium
10 11 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.60%) Maven
12 6 (1.20%) Ant
12 6 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.20%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.00%) MSTest
14 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket Server
14 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.80%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.40%) Mocha
15 2 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 105 (21.04%) Finance
2 34 (6.81%) Retail
3 18 (3.61%) Front Office
4 12 (2.40%) Dutch Language
4 12 (2.40%) French Language
4 12 (2.40%) German Language
4 12 (2.40%) Italian Language
4 12 (2.40%) Spanish Language
5 10 (2.00%) Banking
5 10 (2.00%) Marketing
5 10 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.00%) Electronics
8 5 (1.00%) Games
9 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (100.00%) .NET
2 223 (44.69%) ASP.NET
3 140 (28.06%) AngularJS
4 120 (24.05%) HTML
5 119 (23.85%) CSS
6 113 (22.65%) .NET Core
7 101 (20.24%) .NET Framework
8 97 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (18.84%) React
10 86 (17.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 56 (11.22%) jQuery
12 52 (10.42%) RESTful
13 51 (10.22%) Web Services
14 46 (9.22%) XML
15 44 (8.82%) REST
16 43 (8.62%) WCF
17 42 (8.42%) WPF
18 39 (7.82%) Entity Framework
19 36 (7.21%) Vue.js
20 32 (6.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.23%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.21%) Robotics
5 14 (2.81%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.61%) Cloud Native
6 13 (2.61%) Derivative
6 13 (2.61%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.40%) Equities
7 12 (2.40%) Fixed Income
7 12 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.40%) User Experience
8 11 (2.20%) BYOD
9 6 (1.20%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.83%) Windows
2 6 (1.20%) Android
3 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.60%) Linux
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (96.19%) Software Engineering
2 270 (54.11%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (37.88%) MVC
4 120 (24.05%) Microservices
5 100 (20.04%) TDD
6 88 (17.64%) Continuous Integration
7 85 (17.03%) Scrum
8 72 (14.43%) DevOps
9 65 (13.03%) Test Automation
10 53 (10.62%) OO
11 50 (10.02%) Computer Science
11 50 (10.02%) Unit Testing
12 44 (8.82%) OOP
13 40 (8.02%) SDLC
14 34 (6.81%) Front End Development
15 33 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (6.61%) Web Development
16 30 (6.01%) Mentoring
16 30 (6.01%) Project Management
17 27 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 474 (94.99%) C#
2 218 (43.69%) JavaScript
3 203 (40.68%) SQL
4 80 (16.03%) TypeScript
5 41 (8.22%) Java
6 30 (6.01%) T-SQL
7 24 (4.81%) Python
8 22 (4.41%) C++
9 19 (3.81%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.40%) C
10 12 (2.40%) ES6
11 11 (2.20%) MATLAB
11 11 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.00%) R
13 9 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.60%) VB
15 6 (1.20%) Scala
16 3 (0.60%) Go
16 3 (0.60%) Ruby
17 2 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (14.83%) Degree
2 21 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.00%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (10.42%) Docker
2 5 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 20 (4.01%) Terraform
3 8 (1.60%) Ansible
4 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.21%) Oracle
3 21 (4.21%) Google
4 17 (3.41%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.40%) Calypso
5 12 (2.40%) Charles River
5 12 (2.40%) SimCorp
6 9 (1.80%) Blue Prism
7 6 (1.20%) Adobe
8 2 (0.40%) BT
8 2 (0.40%) hybris
8 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.20%) Facebook
9 1 (0.20%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.20%) Pega
9 1 (0.20%) Perforce
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.20%) Splunk
9 1 (0.20%) WorldPay